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UK Warns People With "Severe Allergies" Shouldn't Take COVID Vaccine

• Zero Hedge

Millions of Britons, particularly the most vulnerable in their society, probably breathed a sigh of relief on Tuesday when NHS leaders introduced the first patient to receive a dose of the still-experimental Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine: A 90-year-old woman on the cusp of her 91st birthday who said she is thrilled she'll be able to spend the holiday with family without fear. Adding to the media interest, patient No. 2 was a man, 81, named "William Shakespeare".

One day later, after a week where leading vaccine developers like Pfizer and Moderna warned about supply constraints, hinting that they're widely touted projections might be unrealistic, and forcing President Trump to sign an executive order to try and ensure American patients are treated as a priority, the Britain's pharma regulator has dropped a bombshell warning.